SO0884 : Faulting in quarry face near Cwmyrhiwdre

taken 10 years ago, near to Pentre, Powys, Great Britain

Faulting in quarry face near Cwmyrhiwdre
Faulting in quarry face near Cwmyrhiwdre
The diagonal line indicates a fault exposed in the face of this old quarry beside the A483. Vertical and horizontal pressures have caused the right-hand block of sedimentary rocks to slide downwards against the left-hand block.
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SO0884, 7 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 1 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 2 January, 2008
Category
Geological feature   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 087 847 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:27.2049N 3:20.6534W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 087 847
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